Water supply maintenance and repairs

Water supply ownership and responsibility

The responsibility for maintaining and repairing water pipes that carry water from the Council mains to your house is shared.

Water loss and leakage reduction

Assessing the amount of water that is not appropriately used water in the city’s reticulation system.

Water leaks and burst pipes

The biggest source of wasted water is leaks, with millions of litres of pure drinking water being lost across Christchurch each year.

Water status map

Real time information about unplanned water shut offs.